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CIA Was Warned About Afghan Base Bomber, Inquiry Finds

New York Times | MARK MAZZETTI | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON -- Three weeks before a Jordanian double agent set off a bomb at a remote Central Intelligence Agency base in eastern Afghanistan last Dece...

U.S. Nabs Al Qaeda-Linked Militants In Afghanistan

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan — Three international coalition service members were killed in the south of Afghanistan, while U.S. and Afghan forces stepped...

Afghan Attack Kills 1 Near C.I.A. Base

AP | ROBERT H. REID | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

KABUL — The leader of Pakistan's Taliban appeared in a video Monday threatening attacks against the U.S. three months after American and Pakista...

Khost Shooting: NATO Admits Young Victims Were Not 'Known Insurgents'

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

NATO's acknowledgment Wednesday that the unarmed young men shot to death two days earlier in Khost province were not "known insurgents," as previously...

US Consulate Attack In Peshawar: 3 Explosions, Several Killed In Pakistan Assault

AP | RIAZ KHAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Islamist militants unleashed a car bomb and grenade attack against a U.S. consulate in northwestern Pakistan on Monday, kil...

Fix Night Raids in Afghanistan

Jonathan Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jonathan Horowitz

While international forces in Afghanistan have killed fewer civilians in 2009 than in previous years many Afghans still feel abused and angry. One of the main reasons is night raids.

Bomber At CIA Base In Afghanistan Was From Jordan

AP | PAMELA HESS and ADAM GOLDMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

WASHINGTON (AP) The suicide bomber who killed eight people inside a CIA base in eastern Afghanistan last week was a Jordanian doctor recruited by Jord...